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Everyone could use a nutrition boost

Age is just a number, really. Businesswoman Ruby Gan was 55 when she joined her first natural bodybuilding competition (no steroids), challenging competitors in their 20s and 30s. Singer/actor Zsa Zsa Padilla was in her 50s when she started learning how to drive, picking herself up again and again after a bumpy start. And there’s no stopping Tessa Prieto-Valdes from ticking off items on her bucket list, including learning how to swim in a mermaid suit.

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »

SM Supermalls and Chevrolet partnership gives shoppers a fun and unique automotive experience

At the start of Father’s Day weekend last Friday at the SM Mall of Asia, mallgoers were treated to an exciting new activity at the mall’s Atrium. The event space was transformed into “Chevy Central,” an interactive exhibit of some of the latest vehicles offered by Chevrolet, where dads and their kids, shoppers and other […]

Posted: Saturday, June 24th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »

Music cures the soul: Argentina hospital allows orchestra to play for patients

"The musicians come because they want to. They do not get paid. No one is looking at their watch."

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »

Can increasing vegetable protein intake help reduce early menopause risk?

Early menopause, which occurs before age 45, affects about 10 percent of women and is also associated with higher risk of cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis and early cognitive decline.

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »

Surfer memoir wins best American book prize

The New York Review of Books called it "an utterly convincing study in the joy of treating seriously an unserious subject."

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »

Penguin Grape-kun gets to keep cutout of anime ‘waifu’

Visitors to Tobu Zoo have noticed that the cutout for Hululu the Humboldt penguin is still on display and has not left the side of its biggest fan, Grape-kun the penguin.

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »

Having your smartphone nearby is enough to cause you ‘brain drain’

Just the presence of smartphone reduces individuals' available cognitive capacity and functioning, even though people feel they're giving their full attention and focus to the task at hand.

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »

Minimize stress eating with a good night’s sleep, say researchers

Feeling stressed at work can lead to us reaching for unhealthy snacks and extra portions, but a new study has found that getting enough sleep could help buffer the negative effect of stress on eating habits.

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »

Experience a Culinary Fusion with F1 Hotel Manila

Bonifacio Global City, Taguig – F1 Hotel Manila launched its annual Filipino Feast LuzViMinda 5, with a theme of Gastronomical Fusion featuring Mikel Zaguirre, Dennis Uy and Kalel Chan, last June 8, 2017.  Ribbon cutting was initiated by hotel’s Director of Sales & Marketing Cindy Brual, together with Department of Tourism’s Asec. Frederick Alegre, PEZA Director General Charito Plaza, LuzViMinda […]

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »

Malaysia’s newest animation park draws the crowd

Fans of local hero BoboiBoy, Smurfs and Dreamworks Animation Studio can now relive their dreams and enjoy their company right here in Malaysia.

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »

Safety tips for healthy swimming

Tip no. 2: Keep dirt and bodily fluids such as pee, poop, sweat and blood out of the water. Please.

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »

How to prevent traveler’s tummy

Unclean food and water can cause travelers' diarrhea and other diseases.

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